Mound Visits, 7/26/21

Your faith is important to you, of course. But it’s also important to family, friends, teammates and co-workers. In the beautiful story Luke shares about the paralytic’s friends carrying him on a mat to be healed by Jesus, Jesus first says this to the paralyzed man: “When Jesus saw THEIR faith, He said, “Friend, your […]

Mound Visits, 7/23/21

Advice to my younger self: -Serve those in need more often-Spend more time alone with God and His Word-Learn to be a very good listener-Don’t complain about anything. It’s a waste of time. Pray instead-Be intentional about loving others-Seek wisdom-Be more thankful-Cherish time with family Advice to my present day self: -Do all of the […]

Mound Visits, 7/22/21

In a drawer in my dresser I have small stones from a creek, shells from a Florida vacation, and a few ancient Father’s Day cards. They aren’t worth anything to anyone else, but they are tremendously valuable to me. It’s good for us to remember that the goodwill behind the gift that is given determines […]

Mound Visits, 7/21/21

As long as I live on this earth, I don’t think I will completely understand God’s love and His grace. I can’t fully comprehend it, but I can be thankful for it. “The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves […]

Mound Visits, 7/20/21

Because of the cross we can be forgiven. We can forget the past sins. We can have a future of freedom. They travel lightly whom God’s grace carries. – Thomas à Kempis “Forgetting the past and looking forward to what lies ahead, I strain to reach the end of the race and receive the prize […]

Mound Visits, 7/19/21

George Washington once said, “Be courteous to all, but intimate with few.” “When you surround yourself with clowns, don’t be surprised when your life resembles a circus.”(Austin Robichaux) Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.”(1 Corinthians 15:33) Keith MadisonSCORE International

Mound Visits, 7/17/21

When things don’t go our way it’s very easy to fall in to the trap of negativity or even self pity. Instead, we should honestly self evaluate, identify what might be holding us back and work to improve. Then, we will be ready for the next opportunity. “One secret of success in life is for […]

Mound Visits, 7/14/21

You are not alone in your battles. James Hudson Taylor said, “All God’s giants have been weak men, who did great things for God because theyreckoned on His being with them.”(James Hudson Taylor) “The Lord is near to all who call on him, to all who call on him in truth” (Psalm 145:18) Keith MadisonSCORE […]

Mound Visits, 7/13/21

“Sometimes when our faith is too weak to trust God, He puts us in a place where our weakness forces us to surrender. Not to trust, but to surrender. Surrender then lays the groundwork for trust, because God always shows Himself faithful”. – Author: Wayne Stiles “But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient […]